Jump Scares In World War Z (2013)

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Synopsis: Former UN worker Gerry Lane travels the world as he attempts to find the source of a deadly zombie epidemic that has spread across the globe.

Director: Marc Forster

Runtime: 123 minutes (unrated version)

MPAA Rating: Unrated

IMDb: 7.0/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 67%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  7 (2 major, 5 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Surprisingly low on jump scares for a zombie film. The most significant scares occurring at the 24 and 76 minute marks.

WARNING: The following may contain spoilers

Jump Scare Times

7:05 – A police officer on a motorbike gets hit by a truck.

17:12 – There is a loud explosion. Several seconds later a zombie falls onto a car behind Gerry’s family.

24:17 – As Gerry looks down a stairwell, a zombie suddenly rushes at him. [Video]

50:11 – A zombie spurts into life beside a group of soldiers.

1:05:47 – A zombie runs into the gun of an armed woman.

1:16:08 – An air hostess opens a compartment in the plane and an infected man jumps out at her. [Video]

1:46:27 – As Gerry turns around, a zombie bangs on the window in front of him.

(Major scares in bold)

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in World War Z [more info].